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Broccoli and carrots are _____ at the Fresh Market
available
Our nanny cared for our kids all winter but she refused to ____to their every whim.
cater
The ___tip to give to a waiter is 15 percent
customary
Despite being offered extra vacation days, the boss was unable to _____ workers from quitting
dissuade
In the first year of business, an ____often assumes losses for the sake of the future profits.
entrepreneur
It took the authorities quite some time to quite the riot that a few rash _____ had started.
firebrand
Snow tires can eliminate the ____of driving on icy roads.
hazard
It did not take the jury long to find the drifter guilty of _______.
homocide
The outcome of the tennis match between the two teams is a matter of complete ____ to me.
indifference
Angered by the article in the newspaper, my mother wrote an _____letter to the newspaper.
indignant
Oxygen is a gas that is ______to life processes.
indispensable
The workers had to ___the equipment reqularly so that production would not suffer.
lubricate
During the course of the summer, the kids formed a _____admiration for each other.
mutual
The children resisted the urge to ___the cars with snowballs.
pelt
A ____spread by infected water killed acres of the corn crop.
plague
The captain and the crew were _____for takeoff.
poised
The army toppled the country's democratic____ and set up a military dictatorship.
regime
Modern medicine has found that antiobiotics can ____ the spread of some diseases.
retard
The students could see the other class through the _____glass door
transparent
The sailors emerged _____from the shpwreck.
unscathed